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Location Announced for 21st All-American Council
27 May 2023 at 7:52am

On May 5, 2023, the Metropolitan Council of the Orthodox Church in America, with the blessing of the Holy Synod of Bishops, approved Phoenix, AZ as the location of the 21st All-American Council. The venue for the 21st AAC will be the Arizona Grand...

Orthodox Convert Survey to Close May 29
23 May 2023 at 9:06am

The Orthodox Convert Survey, sponsored and managed by the Parish Development Forum, will close to respondents on May 29. The survey can be accessed from this link

“The survey is open to any person who decided to embrace the Orthodox faith as a...

His Eminence Archbishop Daniel Receives New Parish Into the Diocese of the Mi...
19 May 2023 at 12:01pm

On April 23, 2023 His Eminence Archbishop Daniel, Archbishop of Chicago and the Diocese of the Midwest, made his first archpastoral visit to Sant Nicholas of Myra parish, McHenry, IL, which was recently received and erected as a parish in the dioc...

Historic concelebration at St. Tikhon’s Monastery on Memorial Day
18 May 2023 at 9:34am
kazaanBishop (now Metropolitan) Tikhon celebrates Liturgy assisted by Deacon (now Metropolitan) Nicholas Olhovsky on October 6, 2010 at Our Lady of Kazan Church in Sea Cliff, NY during the meeting of the Dialogue Commissions of the OCA and ROCOR.

During ...

His Beatitude Metropolitan Tikhon attends enthronement of His Eminence Metrop...
14 May 2023 at 6:45pm
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On Saturday, May 13, 2023, His Beatitude Metropolitan Tikhon attended the enthronement of His Eminence Metropolitan Saba as the new metropolitan of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America. After the Enthronement Service, Hi...

DCE Releases New Materials for Spring and Summer Learning
10 May 2023 at 9:27am

The OCA Department of Christian Education has released new materials to assist parishes and Church School teachers in the formation of Orthodox Christian students.

A new FOCUS unit is based on the growth of the Church after the resurrection of Ch...

Clergy Wives Retreat to be held on May 20
9 May 2023 at 1:33pm

The Paschal hymn “Let God Arise” calls us to “forgive all by the Resurrection.” That word “all” is a big one, despite having only three letters. Does it mean all the people we know, or all the people in the world? Does it refer to wrongs done pers...

His Beatitude Metropolitan Tikhon Visits Holy Ghost Orthodox Church, Bridgepo...
9 May 2023 at 5:42am

On May 6, 2023 His Beatitude Metropolitan Tikhon made a pastoral visit to the parish of Holy Ghost Orthodox Church in Bridgeport, CT. His Beatitude presided at the celebration of the hierarchical Divine Liturgy where he ordained Deacon Mark Roosie...

Holy Synod Meets for its Regular 2023 Spring Session
1 May 2023 at 1:08pm

On April 25-27, 2023, the Holy Synod of Bishops met for its Regular Spring 2023 Session in the territory of the Archdiocese of Washington, D.C., area under the presidency of His Beatitude Metropolitan Tikhon.


On Tuesday, April 25, the Holy Synod ...

Holy Synod elects Archimandrite Nikodhim as Bishop of Boston and the Albanian...
25 Apr 2023 at 3:15pm

On Tuesday, April 25, 2023, the Holy Synod of Bishops of the Orthodox Church in America, meeting under the presidency of His Beatitude Metropolitan Tikhon, canonically elected the Very Reverend Archimandrite Nikodhim the Bishop of Boston and the A...


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